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Article Index - Results

2003 Inside Supply Management Article Index
Term selected: Supply Management Strategies

A valuable reference tool, the Article Index is a comprehensive list of articles that have appeared in Inside Supply Management® (formerly Purchasing Today® and NAPM Insights®) magazine. Articles are organized by subject for easy locating and study.

  • Cleaning Up the Supply Chain Members Only Content
    Scot Case, April, Vol. 14, No. 4, p. 6. (Exam Alert: )

    The institutional cleaning industry contributes $150 billion annually to the economy and uses 5 billion pounds of chemicals.

  • Cooperative Purchasing in the 21st Century Members Only Content
    Bob Wooten, C.P.M., CEP, February, Vol. 14, No. 2, p. 4. (Exam Alert: )

    Combining resources for greater leverage — cooperative purchasing offers an attractive alternative for some supply management organizations.

  • Equity Analyst Reports in the Strategic Sourcing Process Members Only Content
    Richard S. Mackey, October, Vol. 14, No. 10, p. 8.

    Equity analyst reports provide immense value in the market research component of the standard strategic sourcing process.

  • Examining and Reducing Inventory Members Only Content
    Marilyn Gettinger, C.P.M., April, Vol. 14, No. 4, p. 12.

    Too much inventory, and organizations suffer financially; too little inventory leaves the potential for lost customers and lost sales.

  • Risky Business Members Only Content
    Roberta J. Duffy, January, Vol. 14, No. 1, p. 22. (Exam Alert: )

    What keeps them up at night? Supply managers tell us what their concerns are for the supply chain and what they do to mitigate the risk.

  • Sourcing With the Giants Members Only Content
    Ina Veitmanis and Jon Yarusso, November, Vol. 14, No. 11, p. 6. (Exam Alert: )

    By understanding your industry and its key players, both conventional and nonconventional tactics can achieve organizational goals.

  • Supplier Classification Systems Members Only Content
    Steven B. Lyman, Ph.D., C.P.M., CPIM, July, Vol. 14, No. 7, p. 10. (Exam Alert: )

    ABC classification is the most widely used methodology due to its ease of data collection, understanding, and limited subjectivity.

  • Supplier Credit with New and Distressed Customers Members Only Content
    Richard D. Hastings, CCE, September, Vol. 14, No. 9, p. 10.

    The best situation for suppliers and customers is to have a balance of bank credit and supplier credit, because they complement and strengthen each other.

  • Trends in Environmental Packaging Members Only Content
    John Yuva and Ben Miyares, February, Vol. 14, No. 2, p. 18.

    Packaging can serve many purposes for organizations; however, those purposes should serve not only the organization and its end users but the environment as well.

  • Trends in Packaging Members Only Content
    John Yuva and Ben Miyares, January, Vol. 14, No. 1, p. 26. (Exam Alert: )

    The identification of packaging trends now and in the future could be critical to an organizaiton's survival.